Latest Devaney Stories

2010-01-26 14:29:00

Chairman Should Devote Full Attention To National Express WASHINGTON, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa denounced today National Express Group PLC Chairman John Devaney's decision to join Cobham PLC's board as chairman designate given his ongoing responsibilities at the embattled transport company. Devaney has been acting chief executive of U.K.-based National Express Group PLC since former CEO Richard Bowker's abrupt resignation in July 2009....

2009-08-11 15:18:32

A bodyguard on the New York set of actress Jennifer Aniston's new movie allegedly keyed a photographer's car, topping weeks of building tension, police said. Police said they are looking for the man who was assigned to protect The Bounty's male lead, Gerard Butler, after witnesses reported the vandalism on the 2003 Infiniti during the weekend, the New York Post reported Tuesday. The vehicle's owner, James Devaney, who works for WireImage, said the incident followed continuous squabbling...

2008-12-25 14:03:41

The St. Louis Rams have promoted executive vice president of player personnel Billy Devaney to be their next general manager. Devaney, who has 23 years of NFL scouting experience, succeeds Jay Zygmunt, who stepped down Monday as the Rams' president of football operations and general manager, ending his 27-season tenure. Devaney will be responsible for all player personnel decisions, including the college draft, acquisition of free agents, player trades and other personnel transactions. Also,...

2008-10-09 15:00:37

FARMINGTON - Novelist M.P. Barker will be at the Farmington Public Library at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, to discuss her historical novel, "A Difficult Boy." The book published by Holiday House is about the stormy relationship between two young indentured servants and their struggle to escape their master's abuse in 19th century New England. The event is free and open to the public. Devaney, Doak & Garrett Booksellers will have copies of the book available for sale. (c) 2008...

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